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Trump, advisers seek to quell rumours of transition team chaos

His campaign released his plan about three weeks before Election Day , and "drain the swamp" quickly became a favorite rallying cry and social media hashtag. Others who passed through the marble lobby of Trump Tower included Tom Price, a potential pick for Health and Human Services, and Ray Washburne, a Dallas businessman and top Republican fundraiser in the mix for Commerce secretary.



NASA launching new weather satellite into space

R Series (GOES-R) satellite launched successfully from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. This is only 20 minutes after local sunset, affording great views of the launch. There is a whole suite of new products that will become available due to the inflow of data from GOES-R. It is powered off the launch pad by an RD AMROSS RD-180 main engine and Aerojet Rocketdyne solids.


Sabra recalls hummus over listeria concerns

Sabra recalls hummus over listeria concerns

Consumers with hummus products that have the best before date of January 23, 2017 are asked to get rid of it. The recalled products were produced at a manufacturing facility where food inspectors found Listeria monocytogenes . For a full list of impacted products, visit the FDA's website here. Sabra products not included in the recall are its organic hummus, salsa, guacamole and Greek yogurt dips.


Obama to reassure leaders in Peru on successor's presidency

Obama to reassure leaders in Peru on successor's presidency

He has threatened to slap high tariffs on China, and to withdraw the United States from a global climate agreement the Obama administration helped broker by courting cooperation with Chinese and Indian officials. New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key said he was banking on Trump taking a pragmatic turn away from the extremes of his campaign. The leaders had confirmed the economic and strategic importance of the agreement, Japanese Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Kotaro Nogami told reporters ...


No. 9 Penn State go for 7 in row, face woeful Rutgers

No. 9 Penn State go for 7 in row, face woeful Rutgers

The game will be decided late in the second quarter. Gulla did not travel to IN last week for a violation of team rules. The holder and the long-snapper, in Penn State's case senior Tyler Yazujian , can be easily overlooked by fans. The two teams take the field at 8 p.m. tonight. Penn State's offense was misfiring at the beginning of the game. The Penn State offensive line didn't look like what the depth chart indicated it would.


Obamacare sign-ups surge despite Trump victory

Obamacare sign-ups surge despite Trump victory

He added that it "hadn't been decided, but that first phase would likely be for Obamacare". "Newly obtained data from these 24 states shows that at least 11.5 million able-bodied adults have now enrolled in ObamaCare expansion - an overrun of 110 percent or more than double projections", states the report, " ObamaCare Expansion Enrollment is Shattering Projections ".